Kissinger’s accent makes history

I’ve been listening to the Irish radio series (available in podcast) called “Speaking Ill of the Dead.” Based on an idea cooked up by some Montana historians, it’s a series of history lectures that seeks to balance the profession’s innate tendency toward hero worship by deliberately running down some eminent historical figures.

Montana has no end of colorful ne’er-do-wells whose lives can hardly be treated in any other way but with contempt. Continue reading “Kissinger’s accent makes history”